Scott Quin

Date Of Birth: 01 July 1990
Place Of Birth: Edinburgh
Current Club: Warrender Baths Club
Current Coach: Kostas Kalitsis

SCOTT QUIN is in the Senior Gold Squad and is a Paralympic, World and European medallist, as well as the current British record holder for short course 50m and long course 100m Breaststroke (SB14). He was chosen to carry the Olympic torch in Ashington in the lead up to the London 2012 Games and at the Rio Olympics in 2016 he took home his first Olympic medal, with a Silver in the (SB14) 100m Breaststroke event.

At World level he took a Silver in front of the home crowd in Glasgow in 2015 and the follolwing year clinched Gold in Funchal at the IPC European Championships.

He is one of swimming's great characters and a very popular member of his club and national squad. Out of the pool he enjoys lawn bowls and has won a few competitions. His main tips for the top are to work hard, speak the truth, remember where you started from but above all, enjoy what you are doing.

Achievements

Paralympic Games
2016100m Breaststroke (SB14)1:06.70Silver
World Championships
2015100m Breaststroke (SB14)1:07.99Silver
2015200m Individual Medley (SM14) 2:21.1912th
2013 100m Breaststroke (SB14) 1:08.81 5th
European Championships
2016100m Breaststroke (SB14)1:07.29Gold
2014100m Breaststroke (SB14)1:07.95Silver
2014100m Individual Medley (SM14)2:20.764th
2011 100m Backstroke (S14) 1:20.05 15th
2011100m Breaststroke (SB14) 1:13.98 5th
British Championships
2017MC 100m Breaststroke1:08.29Silver
2017MC 200m Freestyle2:08.3514th
2017MC 200m Inidividual Medley2:21.4411th
2016MC 100m Breaststroke1:06.97Silver
2016MC 100m Individual Medley2:20.358th
2015MC 100m Breaststroke1:07.53Gold
2014MC 100m Breaststroke1:09.505th
2013MC 100m Breaststroke 1:09.34 Gold